Krista is an IPPA Placenta Encapsulator in training and offers this service to our clients or families within 50 miles of Florence. Placenta Encapsulation provides a variety of benefits including decrease in postpartum depression levels and increase breastmilk supply.
The Shoals Active Moms Club meets weekly in Florence. These are workout classes for expecting to experienced moms. Katie is a certified aerobics instructor with a speciality in prenatal and postpartum fitness. Personal training is also available.
We offer childbirth classes for the expecting family. They are classes tailored towards those desiring a medication-free labor and birth. We call them “Simply Birth” because that’s what the class focuses on… the simple facts you need for a natural childbirth! Doula Clients Receive a special discount. We also offer private in-home classes for those that can't make it to our group class.
Our Earth Birth Swing is available to rent to the public. Fee includes set up, take down, tutorial, and maintenance. Cost is only $55, $25 for our clients Please contact us to arrange this service.
Our hospital grade Birth Tub is available to the public for hydrotherapy use during labor. Includes set up, take down, and necessary supplies. Rental cost is $200; $65 for our clients. Contact us to arrange this service.
Henna By Andi $50 and up
We also offer a relaxing, pampering ritual for expectant mothers. Andi provides an in-home henna belly session using only the safest and finest hand-blended organic henna and therapeutic-grade essential oils. Have this done for a special photo session or before birth to relax. Just sit back and enjoy this special treat as you await your little ones' arrival!
Blessingway Planning $100-$500
Are you tired of the traditional baby "shower". A Blessingway is a sacred pre-birth ceremony that celebrates a woman's rite of passage into motherhood. The Shoals Doula Group has recently added Blessingway Planning into our services. Our CLD, HCHD and former Wedding Specialist and Event Planner Andi, would love a chance to plan your next event. Let us work together as your event planner and execute the perfect blessingway to begin this new adventure. We have many ideas to help make your gathering unique from henna design and hand-made birth affirmation cards to a doula gift registry!! Ask us more about this great service!
Private Breastfeeding Support $20/hour
The Shoals Doula Group truly loves breastfeeding and helping women achieve success in this. Contact us to schedule a private consult with one of our trained labor doulas to help you troubleshoot any breastfeeding issues you may be dealing with. If we feel that you need assistance that is above our training level, we have many contacts and information we can refer you to.
Birth Preference Planning $100
Meet with one of our doulas to create your custom birth plan. We will help you identify your preferences and desires for birth and discuss the options that are available to you.
Questions about our services?
Please do not hesitate to ask.